Obituaries – 6/12/2020
March 17, 1939–June 10, 2020
Sally Ann Fox Gonzalez, 81, of Coal Grove, passed away Wednesday, June 10, 2020, at Harbor Health Care, Ironton.
Mrs. Gonzalez was born March 17, 1939 in Meadowbridge, West Virginia, a daughter to the late Percy Fox and Cora (Adkins) and Hayden Lewis. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Michael Gonzalez, who passed away Sept. 30, 2013.
Mrs. Gonzalez was a graduate of Meadowbridge High School. She was a homemaker and a member of the Ashland First Church of the Nazarene.
n addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by brother, Harlice “Pete” Fox.
he is survived by two daughters, Robyn (Steve) McIntosh, of Nelsonville, and Rhonda Bryant, of Ironton; two brothers, Johnny (Sharon) Fox, of Iowa, James (Kathy) Lewis, of Michigan; four grandchildren, Ryan (Shanyl) Kittle and Jami Kittle, both of Nelsonville, Scott (Julieta) Kittle, of Cumming, Georgia, and Emileigh Bryant, of Ironton; four great-grandchildren, Keegen Kittle, Grace Kittle, Liam Kittle and Faith Kittle; stepmother, Vivian Gonzalez; and special brother and sister-in-law, Andy (Janie) Gonzalez, of Virginia.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Phillips Funeral Home, 1004 S. Seventh St., Ironton, with Pastor Dave Schug officiating. Burial will follow in Woodland Cemetery and visitation will be noon at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Steve McIntosh, Ryan Kittle, Scott Kittle, Nathan Dever, John Blankenship and Jeff Pinkerton.
The Gonzalez family would like to give special thanks to the Staff of Harbor Heath Care, Dr. Thuy Nguyen and Gina with Hospice Care.
To offer condolences to the family, please visit www.phillipsfuneralhome.net.
Feb. 1, 1953–June 9, 2020
Betty (Burg) Butler, 67, of Ironton, passed June 9, 2020, at King’s Daughters Medical Center, Ashland, Kentucky.
She was born Feb. 1, 1953, the daughter of the late John and Anna Wiley Butler.
Ms. Butler was a 1971 graduate of Green High School and received her nursing license from the King’s Daughters Hospital School of Nursing. She later received her Bachelors of Nursing as well. She worked as an RN for various different hospitals in the Lawrence and Scioto County area during her 44-year nursing career. She was a member of West Ironton Church of the Nazarene.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one sister, Judy Butler; and one brother, Larry Butler.
Betty is survived by one daughter, Bethany (Ricky) Young, of Ironton; three sons, Chad Goodrich, Kyle Goodrich and Casey Goodrich, all of Ironton; three grandchildren, Ethan Goodrich, Michael Goodrich and Kingston Young, all of Ironton; six brothers and sisters, Johnny (Vicky) Butler, of Ohio Furnace, Mike (Cathy) Butler, of Ironton, Hilda (Matt) Wilson, of Pedro, Jack (Joyce) Butler, of Ironton, Tammy (Larry) Bedelll, of Zephyrhills, Florida and Faith (Dan) Clune, of South Webster.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Monday at Tracy Brammer-Monroe Funeral Home, 518 S. Sixth St., Ironton, with Pastor Lawrence W. Harris officiating. There will be a service at 12:45 p.m. by the Nurse Honor Guard of the River Cities to honor Ms. Butler’s career as a nurse. Burial will follow in Haverhill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the time of service on Monday at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be made to the family of Ms. Butler by visiting www.tracybrammerfh.com.
Aug. 14, 1948–June 9, 2020
Carolyn Sue Primm, 71, of Ironton, passed away Tuesday, June 9, 2020. Miss Primm was born Aug. 14, 1948, in Ironton; a daughter to the late Edgar and Lesta (Ackerson) Primm.
Miss Primm was a 1966 graduate of Rock Hill High School and was a former ward clerk for Ironton General Hospital.
She was a life member of Royersville Missionary Baptist Church, where she played the piano for over 50 years.
She loved her family and friends and was a past member of Rock Hill Athletic Boosters.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Bobby Primm; and a sister, Marilyn Kay Primm.
She is survived by two brothers, Eddie (Ronda) Primm and Jimmy Primm, all of Ironton; a sister, Patty Primm, of Ironton; nephew, Sean (Amanda) Primm; and a niece, Crissy (Jeff) Stephens, of Batavia.
Graveside service will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Hecla Cemetery with Pastor Billy Markin officiating. There will be no public visitation and Phillips Funeral Home, 1004 S. Seventh St., Ironton, is assisting the family with arrangements.
Donations may be made in Carolyn’s name to Royersville Missionary Church, 285 Township Road 294, Pedro, Ohio 45659.
To offer the Primm family online condolences, please visit, www.phillipsfuneralhome.net.
Donald Lee Brammer, 64, of Elizabethtown, passed away on Wednesday, June 10, 2020.
He was preceded in death by his father, Harold C. Brammer; and nephew, Dean Brammer.
Donald leaves behind his mother, Barbara (Mark), Liwonchuk of Orlando, Florida; son, Jonathan (Eary) Brammer, of West Virginia; daughter, Kailia (Roy) Peachy, of Indiana; brother, Harold (Shirley) Brammer Jr., of Orlando, Florida; sister, Theresa Bright, of Orlando, Florida; and five grandchildren.
Donald loved the Lord, his family, his dog, Charlie, and his many church friends.
He enjoyed the hobbies of hunting and fishing.
Donald was very outgoing, loved people, and loved doing things for the Samaritan’s Purse Ministries.
The family will receive friends from 1-2 p.m. on Sunday at Bladen-Gaskins Funeral Home in Elizabethtown with a funeral service at 2 p.m. with Rev. Bill Pate officiating. Burial will follow services in the Fellowship Bible Church Cemetery in Elizabethtown.
Floyd Banks Howard, 92, of Columbus, died Wednesday, June 3, 2020.
He is survived by his wife of 24 years, Gay Howard.
Visitation will be held 1–2 p.m. Saturday at Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville. Burial will be in Mt. Pisgah Cemetery, Proctorville.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.ehallfuneralhome.com.
Judge Tommy Thompson, 85, of Proctorville, formerly of Columbus, died Wednesday, June 10, 2020 at home.
He is survived by his wife, Erma Thompson.
A celebration of life will be held noon Saturday at Pomeroy Gun Club, Pomeroy Pike, Pomeroy.
Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, is assisting the family with arrangements.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.ehallfuneralhome.com.
Zanna L. Crager, 86, of South Point, died Monday, June 8, 2020, at St. Mary’s Medical Center, Huntington, West Virginia
A graveside service will be held at noon Saturday at Morningside Cemetery, Renick, West Virginia.
Schneider Hall Funeral Home, Chesapeake, is assisting the family with arrangements.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.schneiderhallfuneralhome.com.
David Gooderham, 79, of South Point, died on Sunday, June 7, 2020, at home.
He is survived by his wife, Mary Rose Gooderham.
There will be no services.
Schneider-Hall Funeral Home, Chesapeake, is assisting the family with arrangements.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at schneiderhallfuneralhome.com
Brian L. Canady, 46, of Huntington, West Virginia, passed away Wednesday, June 10, 2020, in Heritage Center, Huntington, West Virginia.
No services will be held.
Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, is in charge of arrangements.